Scafell

Scafell

(skô`fĕl`) or

Scawfell,

mountain group, Cumbria, NW England, in the Lake District, in the Cumbrian Mts. It includes the peaks Scafell Pike (3,210 ft/978 m; highest in England), Scafell, and Great End. The region is a popular tourist attraction.
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The challenge will take place in September and see the team climb three mountains in three days - Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales, Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England, and Scotland's Ben Nevis, the highest in the UK.
The event, now in its 30th year, combines yachting, cycling and mountain running as the teams race from Barmouth to Fort William in Scotland, taking in the ascents of Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis along the way.
Claire Wright, aged 49, from Kings Heath, suffered head and leg injuries after plunging from Shamrock Crag, Scafell, in Cumbria.
The 49-year-old, who has not been named, is thought to have plunged 200ft to her death at Lord's Rake - a notoriously tricky stretch on Shamrock Crag, Scafell, in Cumbria.
Newlywed Mr Dumbleton, aged 31, of Bilton, Rugby, scaled Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon with a team of three friends.
The climbers scaled 1,344m high Ben Nevis, 978m Scafell Pike and finally 1,085m high Snowdon in the gruelling three Peaks Challenge in 24 hours The team was made up of Knowsley council workers Damien Allen, Nicola Squire, Nick Page, Mark Simmonds, as well as Tim Newton, Dermot Allen, Helen Bridle and Joe Turner.
They climbed Scafell Pike in the Lake District on July 1, followed by Ben Nevis the day after and Snowdon on July 3.
They will start with Snowdon in Wales on Thursday, then Scafell in the Lake District and finally Ben Nevis in Scotland.
Supporters of Redcar charity dynamo Kendra Pilcher scaled Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Mount Snowdon on consecutive days.
Robin Regan finished on top of England's highest mountain, 3,210ft Scafell Pike, on Easter Sunday.
Chris tackled Wales' highest peak, Snowdon, and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike, at night.
Teams comprise three sailors and two runners, and their aim is to sail from Barmouth to Fort William in Scotland, via Caernarfon and Whitehaven, climbing to the summits of Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis on the way.